Military Suicide Rate Continues to Rise at Alarming Rate

Anti-militarism activists say rising military suicides linked to illegal wars and high civilian death tolls.


Guerrilla Blog Dispatches – May 20, 2013

Standing Army

US Drones Kill 4 Militants in First Strike in Yemen in a Month

Pentagon Said to Seek $80 Billion for War Amid Withdrawal

After $200 Million, Darpa Gives Up on Formation-Flying Satellites

Fate of US Bases Depends on Afghanistan’s Ability to Secure, Operate Them

Report Finds Combat Troop Discharges Increase Sharply

Photo: Cavalry Scouts from 2nd Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment-Blackhorse, conduct escape and evasion lane training at Ft. Irwin, Calif. May 16. The training is designed to test the skills of the Cavalry Scout in a simulated battlefield environment. (Photo by Spc. David N. Beckstrom)

Guerrilla Blog Dispatches – March 1, 2013

Hercs in a Row

Sequestration Will Leave Pentagon Cash-Strapped But Operational

Pentagon to Make Quick Decisions on Sequester Cuts

Budget Cuts Will Mean Delays for Burials at Arlington Cemetery

F-35 Returns to Flying Status Following Engine Snafu

The Army Doesn’t Want You to See the Results of Its PTSD Probe

Photo: Six C-130 Hercules cargo aircraft line up before flying during a readiness week at Yokota Air Base, Japan. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Cody H. Ramirez)

Guerrilla Blog Dispatches – February 4, 2013

War Zone

American Deaths in Afghan War Drop to Four Year Low

VA Study Finds More Veterans Committing Suicide

Navy Mishaps and Mistakes Could Cost $1 Billion

Censorship Controversy Interrupts Trial of Gitmo Detainees

Lawmakers Aim to Limit Drones and Safeguard Privacy

Soldiers and sailors assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) Farah and leadership from the Farah directorate of agriculture, irrigation and livestock file onto a CH-47 Chinook helicopter after a key leader engagement in Lash-e Juwayn (U.S. Navy photo by HMC Josh Ives/released)

Guerrilla Blog Dispatches – December 31, 2012


US Drones Strike in Pakistan’s Shawal Valley

Use of Spy Drones by Police Worries Americans

Senate Approves Warrantless Electronic Spy Powers

Senate Passes Intelligence Bill Without Anti-Leak Measures

VA Finds Sexual Assaults More Common in War Zones